WWelcome to Carlisle Diocese

We look after 351 churches and 105 schools, from Barrow in Furness to Bewcastle and Nicholforest, from St Bees Head to Stainmore.

Our mission:
By God's grace to grow God's Kingdom in Cumbria.

Our vision:
To see our Churches growing Disciples of all ages.


EeNews Bulletin

DDiocesan Calendar



200 Years of Fashion
Posted Tuesday 28 July 2015
Threlkeld Village Hall, Fri 18 Sept, 7.30pm

August Friends Weekend
Posted Monday 27 July 2015
Kirkandrews-upon-Esk Church, nr Longtown, 7- 9 August

Carlisle Cathedral Evensong
Posted Monday 6 July 2015
Saturday 15 August, 5.30pm


Carlisle Cathedral to host special service ...
Posted Tuesday 28 July 2015
World War Two veterans are set to gather in Carlisle Cathedral for a special service marking ...

God for All Fresh Expressions Enabler appointed
Posted Tuesday 21 July 2015
A man who has led one of the UK’s largest emerging church projects for young people is to ...

Vocations Development Officer and Director ...
Posted Monday 20 July 2015
The Diocese of Carlisle has appointed a new Vocations Development Officer and Director of ...

Carlisle’s first city centre Field of ...
Posted Thursday 16 July 2015
Carlisle’s first ever city centre Field of Remembrance has been officially opened by royalty.

Churchgoers encouraged to contact MPs over ...
Posted Thursday 16 July 2015
Churchgoers are being encouraged to contact their MPs to highlight the risks involved in ...


Find out more about how St Michael's and All Angels church in Hawkshead is to partner up with a London congregation as part of a pioneering digital prayer project.
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GGod for All

A fresh way to help everyone in Cumbria discover more of God and His purpose in their lives, and to encourage churches to be vibrant and loving communities serving and worshipping God.

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PPopular Pages



200 Years of Fashion http://t.co/DN8DROMjqC2 days ago

Carlisle Cathedral to host special service marking 70th anniversary of VJ Day http://t.co/OFwTqvA2zy3 days ago

August Friends Weekend http://t.co/m9qM8LQU7J3 days ago

Find out more about some important new appointments in the latest news from the Diocese of Carlisle - http://t.co/Oo1n4mJh2p9 days ago